Goodman has a total population of 1,252 and a student population of 6,466. Of these students, 6,466 are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Goodman, by student population, is Holmes Community College. Approximately 84 students graduated in 2010 from Holmes Community College with credentials in nursing.
A total of 142 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Goodman in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Goodman's nursing schools was $9,918 per year for instate students and $11,868 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,330 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,588.
If you decide to work as a nurse in Goodman, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 nurses in Mississippi were working in the greater Goodman area. The number of nurses in Goodman is expected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Goodman is $53,680 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.